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    15/52 as a Decimal

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    15/52 as a decimal expansion provides the detailed information about what is 15/52 in decimal form, and the answer with steps help students to easily understand how it is being calculated.

    15/52 as a Decimal Expansion
    15/52 = 0.2885
    Hence,
    15/52 as a decimal equals to 0.2885
    where,
    15/52 is a given fraction,
    The decimal expansion of 15/52 is 0.2885

    15/52 as a Mixed Number
    The given fraction 15/52 can't be represented as a mixed number since the numerator 15 of the given fraction is smaller than the denominator 52.

    For values other than 15/52, use this below tool:

    How-to: 15/52 as a Decimal

    The below work with steps provide the detailed information about how to convert fraction 15/52 as a decimal equivalent.
    step 1 Address the input parameters and observe what to be found:
    Input values:
    The fraction = 15/52

    What to be found:
    Find the decimal expansion of fraction 15/52.


    step 2 The numerator is smaller than the denominator of the fraction 15/52, so find how many 10s should be multiplied with both numerator and denominator. Since the number of digits are equal in both numerator and denominator, multiply 10 with both numerator and denominator of 15/52.
    = 15/52 x 10/10


    step 3 Rearrange the fraction as like the below:
    = 10 x 15/52 x 1/10
    = 150/52 x 1/10


    step 4 Simplify the above expression further:
    = 150/52 x 1/10
    = 104 + 46/52 x 1/10
    = ( 104/52 + 46/52) x 1/10
    = (2 + 46/52 ) x 1/10


    step 5 Repeat the step 2 to find the decimal equivalent for the fraction 46/52 in the above expression:
    = (2 + 46/52 ) x 1/10
    = (2 + 0.885) x 1/10


    step 6 Simplify the above expression further:
    = (2 + 0.885) x 1/10
    = 2.885 x 1/10
    = 2.885/10
    15/52= 0.2885

    Hence,
    15/52 as a decimal is 0.2885


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